03 Jan '21 14:08>1 edit
@biffo-konker saidWell if we have citizens who are going to give a toss about some over paid and privileged musicians having to fill in some extra paperwork then we are probably doomed to an endless vortex of self pitying tears whatever the EU does.
The UK will continue to blame the EU for any problems after Brexit. They have started already when they realised UK musicians would require work permits to tour in the EU.
'The government says it tried to secure better conditions for UK touring musicians during the Brexit negotiations, but its proposals were rejected by the EU.'
That is a lie because the m ...[text shortened]... the incompetent UK government that was hand picked according to how strong their brexit views were.
The sooner the UK govt is honest about how generous and backward bending the EU has been the better, but musicians are even more of an irrelevance than fishermen IMO.